Find The Best Fruit Inspector Jobs For You

Where do you want to work?

0 selections

Fruit Inspector Careers

There is more than meets the eye when it comes to being a fruit inspector. For example, did you know that they make an average of $24.13 an hour? That's $50,184 a year!

What Does a Fruit Inspector Do

When it comes to searching for a job, many search for a key term or phrase. Instead, it might be more helpful to search by industry, as you might be missing jobs that you never thought about in industries that you didn't even think offered positions related to the fruit inspector job title. But what industry to start with? Most fruit inspectors actually find jobs in the manufacturing and retail industries.

How To Become a Fruit Inspector

If you're interested in becoming a fruit inspector, one of the first things to consider is how much education you need. We've determined that 37.5% of fruit inspectors have a bachelor's degree. In terms of higher education levels, we found that 0.0% of fruit inspectors have master's degrees. Even though some fruit inspectors have a college degree, it's possible to become one with only a high school degree or GED.

Choosing the right major is always an important step when researching how to become a fruit inspector. When we researched the most common majors for a fruit inspector, we found that they most commonly earn bachelor's degree degrees or high school diploma degrees. Other degrees that we often see on fruit inspector resumes include associate degree degrees or None degrees.

You may find that experience in other jobs will help you become a fruit inspector. In fact, many fruit inspector jobs require experience in a role such as orchard manager. Meanwhile, many fruit inspectors also have previous career experience in roles such as security officer or account manager.

What is the right job for my career path?

Tell us your goals and we'll match you with the right jobs to get there.

Average Salary
$50,184
Average Salary
Job Openings
8,609
Job Openings

Fruit Inspector Demographics

Gender

female

48.9 %

male

46.8 %

unknown

4.3 %

Ethnicity

White

70.4 %

Hispanic or Latino

18.3 %

Black or African American

5.7 %

Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

100.0 %
See More Demographics

Fruit Inspector Education

Majors

Degrees

Bachelors

37.5 %

High School Diploma

25.0 %

Certificate

20.8 %

Top Colleges for Fruit Inspectors

1. Duke University

Durham, NC • Private

In-State Tuition
$55,695
Enrollment
6,596

2. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI • Private

In-State Tuition
$15,262
Enrollment
30,079

3. Northwestern University

Evanston, IL • Private

In-State Tuition
$54,568
Enrollment
8,451

4. Columbia University in the City of New York

New York, NY • Private

In-State Tuition
$59,430
Enrollment
8,216

5. Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD • Private

In-State Tuition
$53,740
Enrollment
5,567

6. Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA • Private

In-State Tuition
$55,465
Enrollment
6,483

7. Washington University in St Louis

Saint Louis, MO • Private

In-State Tuition
$53,399
Enrollment
7,356

8. University of Florida

Gainesville, FL • Private

In-State Tuition
$6,381
Enrollment
34,564

9. California State University - Long Beach

Long Beach, CA • Private

In-State Tuition
$6,798
Enrollment
31,503

10. University of California - San Diego

La Jolla, CA • Private

In-State Tuition
$14,167
Enrollment
30,279
See More Education Info

Online Courses For Fruit Inspector That You May Like

Quality Inspector
ed2go

Quality Inspector...

Home Inspection Certificate
ed2go

Home Inspection Certificate...

Total Quality Fundamentals
ed2go

Learn the basics of total quality management...

See more
Job type you want
Full Time
Part Time
Internship
Temporary

How Do Fruit Inspector Rate Their Jobs?

Working as a Fruit Inspector? Share your experience anonymously.
Rate
Do you work as a Fruit Inspector?
Rate how you like work as Fruit Inspector. It's anonymous and will only take a minute.
Rate

Top Fruit Inspector Employers

1. Ocean Spray Cranberries
4.7
Avg. Salary: 
$22,586
Fruit Inspectors Hired: 
3+
2. United States Department of Agriculture
4.8
Avg. Salary: 
$48,307
Fruit Inspectors Hired: 
3+
3. Knouse Foods
4.0
Avg. Salary: 
$40,755
Fruit Inspectors Hired: 
2+
4. ARG SurveyService
4.0
Avg. Salary: 
$51,626
Fruit Inspectors Hired: 
2+
5. Chelan Fruit
3.7
Avg. Salary: 
$50,971
Fruit Inspectors Hired: 
1+
6. Wawona Frozen Foods
4.3
Avg. Salary: 
$29,287
Fruit Inspectors Hired: 
1+
Updated October 2, 2020